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    "The Martian' Lands at the Museum

    When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney (Matt Damon), presumed dead after a fierce ... Read Article »

    Amy Winehouse Documentary

    The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks. A 2015 British documentary film that ... Read Article »

    'Mysteries of the Unseen World' Returns in 3D

    This giant screen film takes audiences on an extraordinary journey into unseen worlds beyond our normal vision to uncover the ... Read Article »

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  • Upcoming Events


    OrnamentsHoliday Fun | Dec. 12, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Join us for some holiday fun! Families can make festive jewelry, decorate a cookie ornament, and learn why reindeer survive in the freezing North Pole! Children will be able to meet and greet Santa in our Winter Wonderland and receive a goodie bag. Details here

    The Artist, Vincent van Gogh | Fri, Dec. 11, 10 – 11 a.m. Details here

    1ornamentFestival of Trees | Now is the time to see the trees at Hastings Museum! Our annual Tree Decorating Party is set for Saturday, Nov. 21, and the deadline to register is Monday, Nov. 16. Trees will be on display from Nov. 21 through Jan 1. Details and registration form here.

    IMG_0941Tri City Food Fight | Starts Nov. 30 | Museums form Grand Island, Kearney, and Hastings are taking part in the 2015 Food Drive! This lighthearted competition has a goal for 5,000 pounds of food to be donated. Peanut butter and jelly, spaghetti and sauce, cereal, and a lot of other kinds of food is needed just as well as canned food! All food donations will go to the food pantries in each city. More details here

    Picture15Sheldon Statewide Exhibit | Jan. 5 – Feb. 2
    The 29th annual The Romance of the Moon: Science Fiction & Fantasy is back! The exhibit will be showing artwork with themes of space exploration, environmental crisis, the cosmic uncanny, and much more!  A formal opening will be held on Sat., Jan. 9. Details here

    full_color_loogo_sip-01Spirits & Interesting People (SIPS) | Jan 23, 7 – 10 a.m.
    Come stop by for a fun night! Anybody 21 and older can join us to to listen to speakers talk about their special field or hobby. Ask them one on one questions in small groups, and in between speakers have a drink and get some food! Details here


    Hastings Library Relocated to the Museum | Due to upcoming renovations, the Hastings library will soon move in with us at museum! Construction will take up to 18 months. This is a great opportunity for the library and the museum to collaborate together! More details here

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